1998 Mercedes-Benz SLK230 Q&A

1998 Mercedes-Benz SLK230 Question: After going thru carwash with antenna removed,the radio stopped working. Now the

Now the alarm system keeps goingoff,any suggestions? -
Answer 1
I would have to guess water has entered the electrical system, most likely the door locks and the moisture is conducting electricity/causing a short. When things dry out the systems may work normally again but this needs to be investigated as we are approaching fall. -
Comment 1
thank you so much for info. We were thinking the same thing but have no technical expertise. It make s sense though,so i may hold off on the service. Thank you SO much! The locks are now not acting up! -